Student Dictionary

One entry found for synapsis.
Main Entry: synĚapĚsis
Pronunciation: sschwa-primarystressnap-sschwas
Function: noun
Inflected Form(s): plural synĚapĚses /-secondarystresssemacronz/
: the pairing of homologous chromosomes that occurs in prophase of the first meiotic division and during which crossing-over may occur

Pronunciation Symbols